2020-2021 BudgetOn January 21, Governor Cuomo released his executive budget proposal. Under his proposal, General Brown will receive an additional $256,017 in State Aid. The final budget is expected on April 1. Please use the link below for the preliminary rollover budget for the 2020-2021 school year.Advocacy ToolkitBecome an advocate for the students in the General Brown Central School District. Click on the following link for helpful tools to assist you in advocating for our schools and our children: TOOLKITFiscal Stress Monitoring System ReportThe Office of the State Comptroller has developed a public fiscal stress monitoring system that provides feedback to school districts and community members regarding the level of fiscal stress in which the District is currently operating. To view the 2017 reports, please click on the following link:
Property Tax CapNew York State defines the tax cap as limiting a local government’s (e.g. city, town, village, various special districts and school districts) overall growth in the property tax levy to 2 percent or the rate of inflation, whichever is less. However, it isn't a 2 percent tax cap at all. It is a tax levy limit based on a complicated 8-step formula. Click on the following link to learn more: Property Tax Cap
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